Martin's Creek in Hop Bottom, PA, flows through the Dennis Farm. Denise Dennis and her brother Darryl Gore visited their 153-acre family homestead which has been in the family for seven generations, since their ancestor Prince Perkins became one of the first free blacks to settle in Susquehanna County in 1793.
Dennis hopes to restore the farm, which includes a family graveyard, original foundations and spring, and an 1859 farmhouse above Martin's Creek. However, uncertainty...more »
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